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The oven door has disengaged at the hinge I cannot get back into the slot on the stove westinghouse

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Hi You cant do this without taking the door off the oven this is a 2 person job when it has disengaged There is a wire clip on the bottom of the K type hinge that hooks on to the top of the hinge if you can get them to hook together you can then remove the door You need to do this to both hinges lay it flat get the 2 hinges hooked together put the door back in the oven and release the hook the hook also looks like a flat u shaped bracket it depends on which westinghouse stove you are talking about as to where it is located mostly it is very close to the oven itself Regards Geoff Stove Recyclers

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